It’s time for the Simple and Sustainable 2018 Beauty Favourites! Broken down by category, these are my favourite discoveries of the year. Enjoy!
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Odacite Green Ceremony Matcha Cleanser
With a unique and fun powder to foam efficacy, this cleanser is easily one of the most innovative products I’ve tried. Aside from the cool texture, the matcha is rich in skin boosting antioxidants and the cleanser gently exfoliates during each use, leaving your skin soft, bright, and clear over time. Full Review.
Kahina Giving Beauty Oil Cleanser
Sunflower and argan oils remove makeup, cleanse, and moisturize the skin while a blend of grounding essential oils balance the skin and soothe the senses. Full Review.
Woodlot Rejuvenating Green Tea Clay Mask
This mask exfoliates, clarifies, soothes, and truly rejuvenates the skin while providing a grounding aromatherapeutic experience. Full Review.
Leaves of Trees Brightening Face Mask
One of the most effective brightening masks I’ve discovered, this is also an exfoliating, soothing, and clarifying herbal skincare treatment. I reach for this before almost every important event! Full Review.
The Granola Goat Starry Night Serum
With watermelon seed oil and blue tansy oil, you can’t go wrong with this serum. It’s incredibly anti-inflammatory, it’s wonderful for sensitive and acne prone skin, and it’s just a dream to use.
The Alluring Alchemist Azoth Serum
The watermelon seed oil and neroli essential oil is what made me fall in love with this Reiki infused serum. A beautiful treatment for the skin and senses, this isn’t one to miss. Full Review.
Odacite Bl + C Serum
Black cumin seed oil is one of the best ingredients for treating active breakouts. It’s anti-inflammatory, has lots of fatty acids to flush the skin, and it helps the skin retain moisture, improving balance. I use as a regular, everyday serum and as a spot treatment when necessary.
Herbblissful Revive Face Oil
Another black cumin seed product, this face oil is a wonderful way to regularly include the ingredient in your skincare ritual. Full Review.
African Essentials Argan Oil
My skin adores argan oil, and this is the only organic AND fair trade AND under $30 product I’ve found!
Wildcraft Geranium Orange Blossom Face Cream
A brightening, balancing, and just beautiful face cream, this cream is easily one of my holy grails. It really is brightening, it’s light but nourishing, and it works year round. Full Review.
Herbivore Botanicals Moon Fruit Super Fruit Night Treatment
A luxurious treatment for everyday, this product works overnight to brighten, soften, clarify, and soothe the skin with a plethora of skin boosting, plant based herbs, extracts, and botanicals. Full Review.
Soapwalla Sensitive Skin Deodorant Cream
The only deodorant that is baking soda free, coconut oil free, totally natural, effective, and doesn’t leave residue. Full Review.
Woodlot Amour Lotion
A light but nourishing lotion, with hints of rose and black pepper, this is a product everyone will love. Full Review.
One of the few haircare lines that’s truly natural, free of palm oil, and effective, this volumizing lines is my all time favourite. Full Review.
A great everyday haircare line, this is a truly natural line that’s affordable for all. Full Review.